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Persepolis 2.0

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Persepolis 2.0 describes Iran’s post-election uprising and spreads the word about Iranians’ historic struggle against repression. Based on the graphic novel by Marjane Satrapi and edited by two Iranians living in Shanghai.
http://www.spreadpersepolis.com/

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June 28, 2009 at 10:24 pm

#iranelection: the revolution will b twtrd.

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Iran post-election protests99% of the time twitter is TWOTer (Total Waste of Time). Then comes #cairospeech or #iranelection.

The Daily Dish reports that the Iraninan regime has locked down all other communications, but Twitter is live.

Follow the events on #iranelection

And on http://iran.twazzup.com/

renjie has a list of Twitterers posting from inside Iran (via Reddit)

http://twitter.com/alirezasha
http://twitter.com/Gita
http://twitter.com/iran09
http://twitter.com/iranbaan
http://twitter.com/IranRiggedElect
http://twitter.com/mahdi
http://twitter.com/mohamadreza
http://twitter.com/mousavi1388
http://twitter.com/Mynumberone1988
http://twitter.com/Shahrzadmo
http://twitter.com/smileofcrash
http://twitter.com/StopAhmadi
http://twitter.com/tehranelection
http://twitter.com/TwitPersia
http://twitter.com/Change_for_Iran
http://twitter.com/ramezanpour
http://twitter.com/Keyvan
http://twitter.com/KeyvanGheissari
http://twitter.com/y_shar
http://twitter.com/IranElection09
http://twitter.com/parhamdoustdar

follow them. show them that they are not alone.

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June 14, 2009 at 11:37 am

The Cute Cat Theory

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Ethan Zuckerman’s notes from his talk at ETech. Including pictures of cats, youtube freedom of speech virals, government monitoring googlemap mashups, and a lot of stuff to think about – whether you’re a political activists, technological startupist, or just want LOLCats to rul da wrrld.

Read it. save it. spread the word.

(also on the WorldChanging blog)


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Free Burma!

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Free Burma!

Can we make a difference? I really don’t know. But can we allow ourselves not to try?

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October 4, 2007 at 1:27 pm